Salty Sweet Potato Chip Cookies

Salty Sweet Potato Chip Cookies

These crunchy cookies are made with potato chips to give you the perfect salty sweet combo!   I am a creature of habit, especially when it comes to food.  I just know what I like and how I like it!   I have the same food for breakfast each day (kale smoothie with fruit-although I do change up the fruit) and I eat the same thing for lunch every single day.  I must have a sandwich, bell peppers, fruit and chips. … Continue reading →

Gingerbread Granola

Gingerbread Granola

I'm tired of chocolate.  There, I said it.  I can hardly believe it myself.   I've been on candy overload for quite some time.  Between the Milk Duds and Butterfingers and candy corn, I just can't take one more piece of candy.  Nope, zip, zilch, nada. Time to lighten up a bit.  You know, before Thanksgiving comes.  Because once turkey day is here, we pretty much don't stop eating until January 2nd.  Then we all diet, naturally. I love … Continue reading →

Chocolate Chip Butterfinger Cookies

Chocolate Chip Butterfinger Cookies

Halloween isn't what it used to be.  Halloween today seems to be a much bigger deal than I remember it being back in the 70's.  Today, it's not just Halloween night, it's really the entire month of October!  Here are a few differences between Halloween then and Halloween today: 1. The anticipation.  It seems when I was young, we didn't really even think about Halloween until two weeks before.  There weren't any trips to the pumpkin patch to do … Continue reading →

Peanut Butter Caramel Bars

Peanut Butter Caramel Bars

  We had friends over this weekend for dinner.  I love having friends over, mainly because it's the perfect opportunity to try out new recipes!  If they are good recipes, you can send everyone home with a plate of goodies!    One of my go to desserts is caramel bars.  Really, who doesn't love caramel???  These are basically a Carmalita, with melted caramels mixed with cream, then drizzled over chocolate chips which are sitting atop an oatmeal … Continue reading →